Please do not post a support request without first reading and following the advice in

  • Hi,
    I'm on a fresh Raspbian Stretch installation and trying to install RetroPie via the setup-script. The script is giving me the error that the terminal type is unknown (never had this problem before) so I did a bit of googling and found out how to set the variable "linux" and after this, the installation went fine. But now I am getting lots of errors everytime I'm trying to start an emulator or if I want to install optional components if I don't set the variable anew after every reboot. Did anyone have this problem before or know how to set the variable permanently? Thanks!

Contributions to the project are always appreciated, so if you would like to support us with a donation you can do so here.

Hosting provided by Mythic-Beasts. See the Hosting Information page for more information.